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Why InterVarsity Is Supporting #BlackLivesMatter

01-06-2016
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InterVarsity Christian Fellowship made a bold decision to promote the #BlackLivesMatter movement at its Urbana 2015 student missions conference last week.

A keynote speaker highlighted the movement and called on students to pursue racial justice and reconciliation.

However, #BlackLivesMatter continues as a controversial movement and InterVarsity has made clear that it does not endorse everything attributed to it.

Greg Jao, vice president and director of Campus Engagement for InterVarsity, spoke with CBN's Heather Sells about its decision to support the movement and why it encourages its staff and students to engage in racial injustice issues. Click play to watch.

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